Beauty · Skin care

Product review: Clinique Moisture Surge Overnight Mask

Clinique was one of the first brands I established a full skincare regime with (having only used Clean and Clear beforehand; I was just in my teens) and it wasn’t long before I discovered their Moisture Surge moisturiser, which I absolutely fell in love with. Back then I was far oilier than I am now…… Continue reading Product review: Clinique Moisture Surge Overnight Mask

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

My top 5 beauty products that have me coming back, every time

Trying new products is always a game of swings and roundabouts: potentially you could stumble upon your new love or, potentially, you could be wasting your money on something you’ll hate.  The beauty industry has always been both my work and my love; so nothing beats the ‘need’ to purchase new products (come on, it…… Continue reading My top 5 beauty products that have me coming back, every time

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

Review: Caudalie Vinosource SOS Thirst Quenching Serum

If you follow my blog and/or my YouTube channel, you’ll know that I’m often harping on about the saga that is my dehydrated skin (and my constant mission to rehydrate it).  Dehydration is such a frustrating thing, because it’s a skin condition and not a skin type (a post giving more on these coming soon!), which means…… Continue reading Review: Caudalie Vinosource SOS Thirst Quenching Serum

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

How I finally shrunk my huge pores

Even on the best make up day, my large pores still stand out (to me) more than anything. This can be such a kick in the teeth, because over recent years I’ve spent time getting to know my skin, I’ve put in a lot of effort with it, getting into good habits so that it’s…… Continue reading How I finally shrunk my huge pores

Beauty · Life · Skin care

Want smooth legs for summer? Time to start synchronising those hair-growth cycles…

We are a mere four hair growth cycles away from the first day of summer, so now’s the time to start preparing for long-lasting, silky smooth pins! We’re talking about waxing people and here’s why it’s a good idea to start early…   Waxing is a temporary method of hair removal (one of many to…… Continue reading Want smooth legs for summer? Time to start synchronising those hair-growth cycles…

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

Charlotte Tilbury review: 8 products tested and why I’d only buy 1

A little weekend reading for you! This post will be really helpful if you’re considering buying any products from the Charlotte Tilbury range. I’ve tried and tested eight of her make-up and skincare products and here, I give my full and frank review on each of them. This is a topic I actually covered in…… Continue reading Charlotte Tilbury review: 8 products tested and why I’d only buy 1

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

How to get your makeup to last all day

A little while ago I had a comment from a viewer on my YouTube channel requesting a video about how to get your makeup to last all day. It was something they had trouble with and wondered if it might be to do with the order they applied their makeup in; this week I was…… Continue reading How to get your makeup to last all day